Remission of anorexia nervosa after thyroidectomy: A report of two cases with Graves' disease and anorexia nervosa


Authors:Noguchi, H., Murakami, T., Uchino, S., Yamashita, H. and Noguchi, S.
Subtotal thyroidectomy in two patients with Grave's disease and concomitant AN where surgery placed both patients in remission from AN and hyperthyroidism. "A review of the literature is presented that suggest a heretofore unreported thyroid hormone, which is involved in the regulation of migration behavior, may be the responsible factor behind anorexia nervosa."